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Adding a Mailchimp subscribe feature to an existing contact form

The Problem I have a contact form that when submitted emails the form’s details and saves them to a database. I also need to add the submitted email address to a Mailchimp list. The Idea Create a hidden form that grabs the input from the form being completed. When the visible… Read More

• By Jake Dohm

Creating an API with Twig

Creating an API with Twig

Creating an API can be tricky. You have to install the Element API plugin, configure it and set up your endpoints. Not to mention that if you’re not as familiar with PHP it can be difficult to figure out how to query for what you need! On the other hand… Read More

• By Garrett Winder

The top Craft CMS plugins used at Good Work

The top Craft CMS plugins used at Good Work

The Craft Plugin Store recently hit a major milestone, surpassing five hundred third-party plugins created by Craft’s thriving community of developers. Plugins allow you to extend the core functionality of your Craft website, integrate with other platforms like Mailchimp, Salesforce and PayPal, or even get your own Happy Brad dashboard widget… Read More

• By Garrett Winder

5 years of Good Work

5 years of Good Work

Happy birthday, Good Work. The big 5! I don’t know how many times I’ve read our previous birthday messages in the last few months, but it’s a lot. I love looking back and reading old birthday posts to see the progress we’ve made. This year isn’t just a birthday, but… Read More

• By Garrett Winder

Updating your website to Craft CMS 3

Updating your website to Craft CMS 3

Since 2012 Craft CMS has rapidly increased in popularity and been adopted by an ever-growing list of household brands. Craft’s modern approach to content management, and extreme design flexibility, has garnered high praise from both developers and content editors. It offers users an expanding roadmap of modern features and has… Read More